- another name for philately
Examples from the Web for stamp collecting
England is not the only country interested in stamp-collecting.Her Majesty's Mails
Stamp-collecting is now not only a hobby, but an exact science as well.
First, stamp-collecting is a highly fascinating pursuit, which helps to while away countless pleasant hours.
Most philatelists drift into stamp-collecting—that is to say, the start is made unconsciously, and without any definite planning.
But the reader may argue that stamp-collecting is a costly pastime if every specimen must be bought.